About

In 1980s Italy, a relationship begins between seventeen-year-old teenage Elio and the older adult man hired as his father's research assistant.

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Directed by

Luca Guadagnino

Written by

James Ivory (Screenplay)
André Aciman (Novel)
Xerxes Pordely (Script Editor)

Runtime

132 minutes

Country

United States of America, Italy, France

Language

English

Tagline

Is it better to speak or die?

Cast

Keywords

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